Dual Degree Option BSc CENG-MPA
Students enrolled in AUC’s School of Sciences and Engineering may apply to complete the MPA on an accelerated basis, in conjunction with the completion of the Bachelor of Science in engineering. At present, this option is open only to students completing a bachelor’s in construction engineering. Students interested in this option should consult with their advisers during the fall semester of their fourth year for potential admission to the program in their fifth year. The program is jointly administered by the Department of Public Policy and Administration in the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy and the School of Sciences and Engineering.
The program prepares students for careers in public service with the highest ethical standards, strong competencies in environmental analysis and management as well as public governance, excellent leadership and communication skills, a sound understanding of the use of evidence and analysis in public service settings, and a commitment to building a better future for the people of Egypt and the region. Students pursue careers in government, non-profit organizations, international development agencies, academia, and the private sector.